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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake